St. George, Utah Job Growth
There were 60,800 jobs in St George, Utah in December 2016 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 65,550 employed persons for the month. St George lost 500 jobs in December 2016 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment fell by 283 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare St George job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
St George, Utah Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for St George as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.
CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
Total Employment for St George, Utah
CES employment for St George peaked in September 2016 at 61,700. Since then 900 jobs have been lost in St George according to the employer survey.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 65,833 for St George in November 2016. 283 jobs have been lost in St George since then according to the household survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
St George, Utah Employment History